- Date of Birth
- Age 19 Years Old
- Famous Name
- Country United States US
- Birth Name Justin John Champagnie
- Birth Place Staten Island
- Father Ranford Champagnie
- Mother Christina Champagnie
- Siblings Julian and Jaylen.
- Nationality American
- Ethnicity Mixed
- Profession Basketball Player
- University attended University of Pittsburgh
- Religion Christian
Justin Champagnie is a rising American basketball player. He has played college basketball for Atlantic Coast Conference for Pittsburgh Panthers. Justin plays as a Shooting Guard/ Small Forward for his team. Justin was selected into the First-team All-ACC team in 2021.
Justin Champagnie was born Justin John Champagnie on June 29, 2001, in Staten Island, New York. He is among the three children born to Ranford Champagnie and his wife, Christina Champagnie. He has two brothers, Julian and Jaylen. His twin brother, Julian, is a sophomore on the St. John’s basketball team. His father played college soccer at St. John’s and helped the team to the 1996 National Championship and was also the head men’s soccer coach at Baruch College from 2004-2014. Justin graduated from Bishop Loughlin High School and then enrolled at the University of Pittsburgh. Justin stands six feet and six inches tall and weighs 91 kg (200 lb).
Justin Champagnie's Journey to NBA Draft
Justin started playing basketball from a very early age. He was part of his High School basketball team. Justin credits his father for his success in basketball. Champagnie averaged 19.8 points per game and was named first-team Class AA All-State. He was a three-star recruit upon completing High School. After graduating from High School, The player got numerous offers from several universities, and Champagnie committed to play for the University of Pittsburgh instead of playing for Cincinnati, Dayton, Seton Hall, Rutgers, and a few more.
Champagnie was part of the University Men's basketball team. He led the Panthers with 12.7 points and 7.0 rebounds per game. New York Native Justin was named the CBS Sports/USBWA National Freshman of the Week and the ACC Freshman of the Week after averaging 25.0 points and 10.0 rebounds in games against Notre Dame and Georgia Tech. At the end of the sophomore year, Justin was ruled out for at least six weeks after sustaining a knee injury during practice.
Justin played in twenty games and started in nineteen games. At the end of the season, The player averaged 11.1 Rebounds, 1.6 Assists, 1.2 Steals, and 18.0 points per game. Upon completing his sophomore year, Champagnie listed his name for the 2021 NBA draft and Austin Reaves and Max Abmas.
Net Worth, Earnings, And Contract
Justin is very much early in his career. As per the ACC rules, The universities do not pay their athletes to represent their teams. They believe college athletes are not employed. Rather they have full scholarships. Champagnie has listed his name for the 2021 NBA draft. The average salary of NBA players is $7 million. As of 2021, his net worth is under review.
Is Justin Champagnie Dating? Know About His Girlfriend
Talking about the personal life of Justin, He has not shared a word about his love life in the media. Justin is an active social media user, and his timeline is filled with photos of his family and friends. As of now, we can believe that Champagnie is single as of May 2021.
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